Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1038 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW FOR THE SOUTH SHORE IN NORTHWEST
WISCONSIN TODAY INTO THURSDAY MORNING...

.A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE LAKE SUPERIOR REGION TODAY.
COLD NORTHERLY FLOW WILL DEVELOP OVER WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON...SETTING THE STAGE FOR MODERATE TO HEAVY LAKE
EFFECT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. THE GREATEST SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL
OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL TOTALS
OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...BUT THE NORTHERN PORTIONS OF
ASHLAND AND IRON COUNTIES CAN EXPECT ABOUT 6 TO 12 INCHES. TRAVEL
COULD BE DIFFICULT THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT DUE TO THE
ACCUMULATING SNOW AND LOW VISIBILITY IN THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS.
THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT AND THURSDAY
MORNING.

WIZ003-004-270000-
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ASHLAND-IRON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASHLAND...HURLEY
1038 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO NOON CST THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...ASHLAND AND IRON COUNTIES.

* TIMING...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY THIS AFTERNOON
  AND INCREASE IN INTENSITY LATE THIS AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL
  INTENSITY WILL PEAK LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING...
  THEN GRADUALLY DIMINISH INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...THE NORTHERN HALVES OF IRON AND ASHLAND
  COUNTY CAN EXPECT WIDESPREAD TOTALS OF 6 TO 9 INCHES. THE
  STATE HIGHWAYS 13...17...AND 169 IN THE AREA NEAR AND BETWEEN
  MARENGO...MELLEN...UPSON...AND GURNEY WILL SEE THE HIGHEST
  TOTALS...AS MUCH AS 12 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND HEAVY SNOWFALL RATES
  WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY
  IMPROVE THURSDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE-
EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR
IMPOSSIBLE. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES
IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP 1 TO SEVERAL
INCHES OF SNOW PER HOUR FOR SEVERAL HOURS. VISIBILITIES VARY
GREATLY AND CAN DROP TO ZERO WITHIN MINUTES.  TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE COULD BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

WIZ001-002-270000-
/O.CON.KDLH.LE.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-141127T0900Z/
DOUGLAS-BAYFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SUPERIOR...WASHBURN
1038 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...DOUGLAS AND BAYFIELD COUNTIES.

* TIMING...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY THIS
  AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL INTENSITY WILL PEAK DURING THE MIDDLE OF THE
  AFTERNOON...THEN GRADUALLY DIMINISH THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WIDESPREAD 4 TO 6 INCHES OVER NORTHEAST
  DOUGLAS COUNTY AND MUCH OF BAYFIELD COUNTY. THE HIGHEST
  AMOUNTS...ABOUT 6 TO 8 INCHES...CAN BE EXPECTED OVER THE
  HIGHWAY 13 CORRIDOR IN NORTHERN BAYFIELD COUNTY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY IN
  THE HEAVIER SNOW BANDS TO A HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE LATE THIS MORNING
  AND THIS AFTERNOON. WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE
  LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY MEANS LAKE-EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. LAKE-EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS TYPICALLY ALIGN THEMSELVES IN BANDS AND WILL LIKELY BE
INTENSE ENOUGH TO DROP SEVERAL INCHES IN LOCALIZED AREAS. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

&&

$$
STEWART





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